Beach Feasts with Nicola Hordern



Due to unforeseen circumstances, we are sorry that our Beach Feasts with Nicola Hordern won’t be able to go ahead this weekend. We will be offering all bookers a full refund within the next 48 hours. While we won’t be able to provide this particular culinary experience, there is a huge range of exciting food options across the weekend, including in the newly-opened East Point Pavilion, and at our Street Food Market on Upper Esplanade.

If you have any questions about your refund, please email


Across the Weekend
Ticketed: £8-£25 per head

Join us for three delicious beach feasts created for First Light by renowned Suffolk chef Nicola Hordern in our First Light beach kitchen!

Nicola trained at Ballymaloe and spent time at Chez Panisse, Alice Waters iconic restaurant in California before training at Quo Vadis in London. Best known to many gourmonds in Suffolk as the chef behind the Darsham Nurseries Café – where after just two years she was named by the Observer newspaper as one of the best 50 people in British food.

Each feast will include a welcome drink and nibbles.


Friday Feast 19:00
£25 per head
Fish Stew with couscous and sea vegetable salad
Vegetarian: spring vegetable stew
Summer Pudding and elderflower cream


Saturday Night Feast 19:00
£25 per head
Spanish lamb & honey stew with spiced chickpeas
Vegetarian: whole roast cauliflower with chermoula, tahini sauce, and spiced chickpeas
Yoghurt sorbet, blackcurrant granita, fennel and alexanders


Sunday Brunch at the Fishers Gin Beach Club 10:00
£8 per head
Lowestoft kipper kedgeree with raita & flatbread
Vegetarian: Lentil & bean dhal with raita & flatbread


Whilst we can cater for vegan and vegetarian guests, sadly due to the nature of the venue we are not able to cater for any special dietary requirements. An allergy list is available, please make us aware of any allergies or intolerances when booking.



Unfortunately the Beach Feast area is not currently accessible to wheelchair users, however we are working to ensure that it is. If you are interested in booking a Beach Feast and have access requirements, please email and we will keep you up to date with the accessibility of this venue.